Planet of Slums [Audiobook] download free by Mike Davis

Planet of Slums Audiobook download free by Mike Davis
  • Listen audiobook: Planet of Slums
  • Author: Mike Davis
  • Release date: 2017/12/16
  • Publisher: VERSO BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781784786618
  • Rating: 9.6 of 10
  • Votes: 94
  • Review by: Valerie Mcmillen
  • Review rating: 8.51 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/4
  • Duration: 2H50M33S in 256 kbps (45.6 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-29
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, FLAC, MP4, MPEG-4 SLS, WAV, WMA, MPEG4 (compression RAR, RPM, ZIP, TBZ2)
  • Total pages original book: 228
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 13M11S (3.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: According to the United Nations, more than one billion people now live in the slums of the cities of the South. In this brilliant and ambitious book, Mike Davis explores the future of a radically unequal and explosively unstable urban world. From the sprawling barricadas of Lima to the garbage hills of Manila, urbanization has been disconnected from industrialization, and even from economic growth. Davis portrays a vast humanity warehoused in shantytowns and exiled from the formal world economy. He argues that the rise of this informal urban proletariat is a wholly unforeseen development, and asks whether the great slums, as a terrified Victorian middle class once imagined, are volcanoes waiting to erupt.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Urban Communities, Poverty & Unemployment, Development Studies, Globalization, Urban & Municipal Planning
  • Download servers: FreakShare, Torrent, BitShare, Google Drive, CloudBuckIt. Compressed in RAR, RPM, ZIP, TBZ2
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.03 USD
  • Dimensions: 127x195.58x17.78mm
  • Weight: 367g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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